Encyclopedia of Assassinations: More than 400 Infamous Attacks that Changed the Course of History

Encyclopedia of Assassinations: More than 400 Infamous Attacks that Changed the Course of History


Encyclopedia of Assassinations is the main finished guide on over four hundred assassinations, makes an attempt, and plots opposed to political figures. The narrative entries aspect history’s such a lot turbulent moments, together with the date, position, and whole description of every incident, in addition to biographical information regarding the sufferer and murderer and the situations surrounding every one old occasion. right here are:

• Jesse James: Outlaw killed by means of Bob Ford in 1882
• Ian Gow: Conservative member of the British Parliament killed by way of a motor vehicle bomb in 1990
• Franz Ferdinand: Archduke and inheritor to the Austrian throne killed by means of Gavrilo Princip in 1914
• John F. Kennedy: American president killed through Lee Harvey Oswald in 1963
• Rajiv Gandhi: major Minister of India killed by way of an unidentified bomber in 1991
• Ernesto “Che” Guevara: innovative killed by means of Bolivian forces in 1967
• Abraham Lincoln: American president killed via John Wilkes sales space in 1865
• And 1000's more!

This encyclopedia’s illustrations, bibliography, appendix grouping the assassinations through state, and extra readings flip it into an important reference for background lecturers, scholars, crime buffs, and those that are serious about “the so much infamous acts in their kind.”

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